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The UK's largest online orienteering equipment shop - est 1991.



Compass Point has the finest selection of orienteering equipment from SILVA, the world leaders in navigation, and orienteering equipment and outdoor clothing & equipment from other carefully selected manufacturers.

Here's what you will find in our online shop. Gear for the orienteer, climber, camper & outdoor activist who all need good reliable outdoor equipment. For events like the LAMM (Lowe Alpine Mountain Marathon) choosing the right carrying equipment is essential you'll need a good lightweight rucksack, tent,sleeping bag and stove. Spare clothing, energy food and sports drinks, evenwater carriers & medical first aid must be carried. For those long dark nights or longer than expected days, good lighting for night navigation can be used in the form of a head torch.

When preparing for & taking part in these great outdoor adventures you can benefit from the use of some of our precision equipment. For navigation,compasses, watches & altimeters all have an important part to play in safely choosing the best route along with the guide books and maps. Heart rate monitors give you great feedback on how your body's performing. Don't forget good lightweight footwear will help you move more safely over the ground, choose from our extensive range of specialist orienteering & fell running shoes.

For those who like to pursue mountain bike orienteering we have specially made map boards and compasses to help.

Our aim at Compass Point is to provide a friendly and helpful way for you to choose the right outdoor gear for your activity. Our online store is now well established and a favourite amongst outdoor enthusiasts. We continue to develop the site and welcome comments and suggestions, where possible these will be incorporated. For customers going travelling, look in our travel section for great solutions to help with comfort and safety.

Featured products this month.

Osport Orienteering Control Punches

Osport Orienteering Control Punches


High quality manufacture

low impact force needed to punch

Pin configuration can be adjusted if necessary

Includes one securing hole for permanent attachment

Lanyard supplied

Each punch has a unique pin configuration

Available in set A, B, C (10 punches per set)

Colour - orange
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Petzl Replacement Headband

Petzl Replacement Headband

Rejuvinate your old headlamp

Elastic replacement headband

Universal for Zoom, mega, micro, myo XP £8.00 inc vat

Tikka & saxo £5.50 inc VAT

Myolite top strap £3.10 inc VAT

Signal & e+lite £3.10 inc VAT
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Noname Terminator ¾ OL Pants

Noname Terminator ¾ OL Pants


3/4 knee length

Shaped knee

Mesh inserts for good ventilation

Elasticated waist

Material: polyester

Colour: black, black/blue, black/red

Size: XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL
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Silva Compass Scale

Silva Compass Scale


Replacement scale for Silva compasses, models 1s, 1s JET, 2nl, 5nl, 5 JET

Slides onto end of base plate

Available for map scales 1:10k, 1:15k, 1:20k & 1:25k

Scales are two sided & have 1:10k on one of the sides
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Moscow 8L/R thumb compass


Competition compass

Base type: left or right thumb

Magnet: Extra high power

Needle settling time: 1.0 - 1.5 sec

Stability during running: Very good

Base plate scales: 1:10k

Bezel type:

Bezel graduation: Rainbow colour markings to take effective bearing
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Vapro OLP Half cutaway Glasses kit

Vapro OLP Half cutaway Glasses kit


Magnifying cutaway half glasses

Plastic protective case

Lens cloth

Lens anti-fog cleaning solution

Available in diopter strengths +1.0, +1.5, +2.0, +2.5, +3.0, +3.5, +4.0
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O-sport gaiter

O-sport gaiter


High quality gaiter offering good protection to the lower leg, especially good in thick forest brashings or when impact against rocks and fallen trees is likely to be encountered.

Foam protection to shin and side of leg

Lycra back for perfect fit

Tie cord at top of calf

Rubberised elastic lining at top for extra security

Side zip for easy access

Material: Polyester

Weight: 108g (per pair)

Colour: Black

Sizes S, M, L, XL

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Rechargeable Gel Pocket Handwarmer

Rechargeable Gel Pocket Handwarmer


Reusable heat bag ideal for outdoor activities

Provides instant heat

Does not need electricity or preheating after priming

Pack quantity 2 gel bags
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Barska Style 8 * 21 Binocular

Barska Style 8 * 21 Binocular


Style features an attractive and stylish look in black rubber armor covering and is equipped with a multi-pocket neoprene pouch for storing a pocket knife, lighter, compass or other outdoor essentials. With quality optics and affordability, Style is ideal for all outdoor activities.

Magnification 8x

Objective Lens 21mm

Prism type Roof

Prism Glass BK-7

Exit Pupil 2.6mm

Optical Coating Fully Coated

Focusing System Center

Field of View (ft@1000yds/m@1000m) 383/128

Close Focus (ft/m) 16/5

Eye Relief 10.5 mm

Weight 6.17 oz.

Included Accessories Carrying Case, Neck Strap and Lens Cloth
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Vapro OLP Control Description Holder - CLASSIC

Vapro OLP Control Description Holder - CLASSIC


Wrist style control description holder

Durable construction

Elastic strap with velcro adjustment

Length: Short 13.5cm (20g), Medium 16.5cm (24g)
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VJ Supra 2 Orienteering Shoe

VJ Supra 2 Orienteering Shoe


Orienteering competition shoe

Width fitting: Regular

Suggested use: Orienteering

Upper material: Synthetic (hydrophobic)

Upper features: InflexW support follows foot shape

Midsole: injection moulded reduced pronation

Outer sole: Rubber star stud + metal dobb

Colour: Black/yellow/silver

Size range: UK 4 - 11, EU 37 - 46 (incl 1/2 sizes)

Weight (UK 8): g
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Zinc Oxide strapping tape

Zinc Oxide strapping tape

Low allergy non-stretch adhesive tape

Unwinds easily

Easy to tear

Approx length 13.7m

Widths available 3.8cm & 5.0cm

Colour white

3.8cm wide, £4 (incl VAT) each

3.8cm wide, 5 roll Bulk price £18.50 (incl VAT)

5.0cm wide, £5.50 (incl VAT) each

5.0cm wide, 5 roll Bulk price £25.50 (incl VAT)

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